Because environmental destruction leads to scarcity, and scarcity leads to conflict, restoring the environment is key to peace. Yet those working for the environment and those working for social justice have not linked arms until recently. Van Jones invites us to bring down the social walls that we ourselves have built, and work together to counter the time-worn strategy of divide and conquer.

ON Bioneers | April 12, 2013 | 9:30 am

Light at the Crossroads: Environment Meets Social Justice

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Because environmental destruction leads to scarcity, and scarcity leads to conflict, restoring the environment is key to peace. Yet those working for the environment and those working for social justice have not linked arms until recently. Van Jones invites us to bring down the social walls that we ourselves have built, and work together to counter the time-worn strategy of divide and conquer.

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